House GOP Votes For Third Time To Repeal ACA

Law360, New York (May 16, 2013, 7:44 PM EDT) -- House Republicans on Thursday voted for the third time to scrap the Affordable Care Act in its entirety, a move that’s dead on arrival in the U.S. Senate and which underscores the relentlessness of conservative opposition more than three years after the law’s passage.

The 229-195 vote on H.R. 45 — which captured support from two Democrats — was preceded by lengthy debate that echoed previous arguments surrounding symbolic repeal votes in 2011 and 2012. Republicans warned that the ACA would drive up premiums and harm...
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